First-Person Stories of Jewish Vietnam War Veterans

October 19, 2021

The new CD-ROM, “Jewish Americans in Military Service during Vietnam,” produced by the Jewish War Veterans of the United States’ National Vietnam Veterans Committee, begins with these words: “Americans of the Jewish faith have fought…

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‘Dateline-Saigon’: What’s Old is New Again

July 18, 2020

Dateline-Saigon has been making the rounds of film festivals since 2017. This documentary—released by First Run Features on iTunes, Amazon, and on DVD on July 14, 2020—zeroes in on five young newspaper correspondents who covered…

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‘Citizen Soldier’ Doc

August 10, 2016

The documentary,  Citizen Soldier , which looks at the role that National Guard troops have played in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, will be available on demand and on DVD on August 30. The film…

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'Bravo' Screening Feb. 13 in Arizona

February 13, 2014

The excellent Vietnam War documentary, Bravo! Common Men, Uncommon Valor , will be shown tonight, Thursday, February 13, in filmmaker Ken Rodgers's home town of Casa Grande, Arizona, at the historic Paramount Theatre at 7:00…

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'Bravo!' on DVD

July 16, 2013

The acclaimed Vietnam War documentary,  Bravo! Common Men, Uncommon Valor , which deals with the infamous 77-day Siege of Khe Sanh in 1968, has just been released on DVD.  Produced and directed by Khe Sanh…

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'China Gate' on DVD

April 18, 2013

  Samuel Fuller (1912-1997) is best known for his three war films: Steel Helmet (1951), one of the first Hollywood movies about the Korean War; China Gate (1957), one of the first dealing with the…

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Siege of Firebase Gloria on DVD

April 25, 2012

The Siege of Firebase Gloria , a low-budget Vietnam War combat movie that came out early in 1989, has just been released in DVD in the MGM Limited Edition Collection series. The movie stars Lee…

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New Apocalypse Blu-ray HD DVD

October 6, 2010

Francis Ford Coppola’s iconic 1979 film Apocalypse No w has been available over the years on all the various home video formats--as has Coppola's 2001 Apocalypse Now Redux (which added two long scenes and other…

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